YOUR child going from dependent to independent. Your child going from dependent to independent. Hopefully, you will be there when YOUR […]
Today is Forever
Today is Forever – what a statement. YOU understand that but YOUR child does not yet get the concept that […]
Words – YOUR child’s future
Words can make a person better. There are always going to be words that make things worse but we are […]
How unique is YOUR child?
Unique – what is unique in this world, in your city, in your family: Everything is unique. everyone is unique, […]
Teaching Respectful Behavior To My Child
Respectful behaviors are one of the most important things that we model as parents. It helps shape their character and […]
YOUR child learning every day
Every school has to follow specifications for what YOUR child will be learning each year. YOUR child learning every day […]
Social Intelligence – and why it matters
YOUR child is unique – everything about them is unique. They are unique even from YOU and their siblings. But […]
Expectations – Does my child have it?
Psychology Today had an article where they talked to Developmental psychologist Jean Piaget. He noted that young children have difficulty […]
Not using Protection can be life changing
Protection comes into all parts of our life – especially comes into YOUR child’s life. Protection from: Bullies Negative thoughts […]
Your Child to get around by Themselves
Teaching your child how to get around by themselves. Walking along a railroad track in today’s environment is not being […]
What is Acceptable Behavior?
What is Acceptable Behavior? A child works to perfect the adult they will become. Then we must look at the […]
Things I wish I had known in Middle School
I am listing some items that I believe would have helped me in Middle School. These are just some of […]
“Before the Fact” or “After the Fact” Parent?
It is easier to wait for problems instead of staying in front of them. But staying in front makes life’s […]
Behavior – the good and the bad
Good behavior in school starts with good behavior at home. Having respect for others Being kind to one another There […]
Anger a normal human emotion
Anger – a strong feeling of displeasure and belligerence aroused by a wrong Anger is a normal human emotion – […]
YOUR child wants to be treated as an adult!
YOUR child wants to be treated as an adult! Maturity – YOUR child wants to be treated as an adult […]
How to Actively Listen to Your Child
As your child goes through their day, they experience many moments of exhilaration and frustration. Often the quality of your […]
Family – definition can be what YOU want it to be!
Stand tall, be courageous, be strong, be proactive, have a plan, make it work. Family – definition can be what […]
What is Expected in Middle School?
Middle School — Expect the Unexpected There is excitement in the air — going from Elementary School into Middle School. […]
First Things First and More
First Things First is a book written by, my belief, the great Stephen R. Covey. Also, he wrote The 7 […]